The City and County of Denver’s Office of Economic Development will report on the 2009 accomplishments of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) programs at a public meeting March 18, 6–7:30 p.m., at the King Trimble Economic Prosperity Center, 2980 Curtis St.
The report, officially known as the Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER), will offer details on the effectiveness of housing, economic development, public service and neighborhood facilities programs funded by the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), Home Investment Partnerships (HOME), Housing Opportunities for Persons with AIDS (HOPWA) and Emergency Shelter Grant (ESG) programs.
HUD’s goals are to provide decent housing, provide a suitable living environment and expand economic opportunities. Principal beneficiaries are extremely low to middle-income residents.
Copies of the draft CAPER can be obtained by calling (720) 913-1549.
The Denver Office of Economic Development (OED) is dedicated to advancing economic prosperity for the City of Denver, its businesses, neighborhoods and residents. Working with a wide variety of community partners, OED operates to create a local environment that stimulates balanced growth through job creation, business assistance, housing options, neighborhood redevelopment and the development of a skilled workforce.